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  • What’s the best way to borrow?

    If you need to borrow a set amount to make a purchase, pay off existing debt at a cheaper rate or just to tide you over the festive period, there are several different avenues

    Laura Howard

    Updated: 16 November 2012

  • Cash in on Christmas with a rewards card

    With just five weeks of shopping time until Christmas, the most expensive part of the year is upon us.

    Jessica Bown

    Updated: 14 November 2012

  • Focus on: Barclaycard Platinum offers £30 rebate on transfer fee

    If you are looking to transfer a significant credit card balance across to one of Barclaycard’s Platinum long-lasting 0% deals, now is the perfect time to do it.

    Jessica Bown

    Updated: 14 November 2012

  • Is a credit card better than an overdraft?

    We are hurtling towards the most expensive time of year but, while 62% of people plan to cover festive costs using their savings or disposable income according to our MoneySup

    Laura Howard

    Updated: 09 November 2012

  • Where do you stand if a company goes bust?

    The news that Comet has gone into administration proved a timely reminder of how important it is, particularly in the run up to Christmas, to protect yourself in case a retail

    Clare Francis

    Updated: 06 November 2012

  • What's the best credit card for you?

    MILLIONS of us rely on credit cards to help us cover costs, but if you haven’t chosen the right one to suit your needs, you could end up paying steep interest charges that cou

    Melanie Wright

    Updated: 02 November 2012

  • Get prepared for child benefit cuts

    More than a million families are currently worried that their child benefit payments will soon be reduced or stopped altogether.

    Melanie Wright

    Updated: 01 November 2012

  • Five ways to enter 2013 in the black

    Presents and party outfits are already in the shops, and it seems virtually impossible to avoid the countdown to the next big event in the calendar.

    Clare Walsh

    Updated: 01 November 2012

  • Focus on: Pay just 6.9% on your credit card debt

    AA Financial Services’ new credit card, Transfer Plus, charges interest at a flat rate of 6.9% for as long as it takes you t

    Jessica Bown

    Updated: 31 October 2012

  • Is it worth paying a balance transfer fee?

    With most credit cards charging representative APRs of around 18%, using them to borrow long-term is always a bad idea.

    Jessica Bown

    Updated: 25 October 2012

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